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Jump into Hell(1955)

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Brief Synopsis

This film reenacts the battle of Dien Bien Phu, focusing on the struggles of the French troops stationed in Vietnam.

Cast & Crew

David Butler Director
Jack Sernas Capt. Guy Bertrand
Kurt Kaszner Capt. Jean Callaux
Arnold Moss Gen. Christian De Castries
Peter Van Eyck Lt. Heinrich Heldman
Marcel Dalio Sgt. Taite
Norman Du Pont Lt. Andre Maupin
Lawrence Dobkin Maj. Maurice Bonet
Pat Blake Gisele Bonet
Irene Montwill Jacqueline
Alberto Morin Maj. Riviere
Maurice Marsac Capt. Leroy
Louis Mercier Capt. Darbley
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  Los Angeles opening: 6 May 1955
Release Date:  1955 Production Date:  [1.85:1 or 1.66:1]
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Color/B&W:  Distributions Co:  Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Production Co:  Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  90 or 92-93 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Surprised It Was Quite Good

    impressed 2015-12-19

    Watched yesterday,knew only a few actors.Jack Sernas (?) just recently died this year.Volunteers parachute into war area,risking lives to try to defend... MORE>

  • McCarthy Era Perspective on History

    Lawrence 2015-12-17

    Well done, but the fact the McCarthy Era blacklist was in full swing can't help but influence the POV. The French were trying to re-assert colonial... MORE>

  • "Begining of a Pilgrimage to Dien Bien Phu"

    Steve Truschel 2012-04-20

    I first saw "Jump Into Hell" on a local television station in Los Angeles in 1963. I have been fascinated with this historical event ever since.... MORE>